Deputies seek man, woman who robbed bank in Campti

Pair still on the run after abandoning stolen pickup near U.S. Highway 71 at Lake Street, authorities say

Deputies seek man, woman who robbed bank in Campti

CAMPTI, LA (KSLA) - Natchitoches sheriff’s deputies still are searching for a man and woman who robbed the City Bank and Trust Co. branch in Campti at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon.

The pair are on the run after abandoning a stolen truck near U.S. Highway 71 at Lake Street in Campti, the Sheriff’s Office reports.

As of 9:30 p.m., deputies still were out looking for the two, sheriff’s Capt. Tony Moran said.

The 2010 Ford F-150 pickup was traveling north toward Natchitoches on the Campti Cutoff after leaving the bank in the 3100 block of U.S. 71.

The robbers were described as a man dressed in black and wearing a shoulder-length, curly wig and a woman wearing a black hoodie.

Both are armed with handguns.

Authorities urge anyone who sees the man and woman to call 9-1-1 or the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office at (318) 352-6432.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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